Articles about Amazon Prime

A savior during these times of lockdown, Amazon Prime is a medium where one can watch television shows and films for a price, by either renting or paying. Apart from shows and movies, they also have something called Prime Video, which is a collection of original content produced by Amazon Studios. In some countries like France, India, Australia, etc., one can access Prime Video content only through an exclusive Prime Video website. As per the device, Amazon can support up to 4K (UHD) and High Dynamic Range (HDR) streaming. Offered by Seattle-based multinational conglomerate tech giant Amazon, this Internet video on demand service was launched in 2006. It is available worldwide, except for Mainland China, Cuba, Iran, North Korea, and Syria. In India, Amazon Prime was started on December 14, 2016.

Here are some underrated female-led movies/shows that are worth watching

21 Aug 2021

Here are some underrated female-led movies/shows that are worth watching

Heard of Blow the Man Down?

Amazon 'Prime Day' sale: Top deals on smartphones

26 Jul 2021

Amazon 'Prime Day' sale: Top deals on smartphones

Amazon is gearing up to host its "Prime Day" sale in India with special discounts on a range of products, including smartphones.

Has 'Four More Shots Please!' team restarted preparation for Season-3?

05 Jul 2021

Has 'Four More Shots Please!' team restarted preparation for Season-3?

After two successful seasons, anticipation around the third edition of the Amazon Prime Video show Four More Shots Please! is understandably high.

'Sara's' trailer: Do women have freedom of choice even today?

02 Jul 2021

'Sara's' trailer: Do women have freedom of choice even today?

Anna Ben and Sunny Wayne-starrer Sara's is all set to get a direct-to-digital release on July 5.

'Cold Case' review: Don't expect much from this overstretched horror-thriller

01 Jul 2021

'Cold Case' review: Don't expect much from this overstretched horror-thriller

Amazon Prime Video has released Prithviraj's Cold Case, which is the directorial debut of Tanu Balak.

Pace yourselves, Vivek Oberoi-starrer 'Inside Edge 3' is 'coming soon'

22 Jun 2021

Pace yourselves, Vivek Oberoi-starrer 'Inside Edge 3' is 'coming soon'

Riding high on the success of The Family Man 2 and Sherni, Amazon Prime Video is ready with another highly anticipated show.

'The Family Man' becomes fourth-most popular show worldwide, team celebrates

21 Jun 2021

'The Family Man' becomes fourth-most popular show worldwide, team celebrates

Srikant Tiwari's double life as a devoted family man and a secret agent is living up to its global popularity as The Family Man has entered the "Most Popular Shows" chart on IMDb, and currently reigns at the fourth spot.

'Cold Case' teaser out: Prithviraj's horror-thriller releases June 30

19 Jun 2021

'Cold Case' teaser out: Prithviraj's horror-thriller releases June 30

The makers of Prithviraj Sukumaran's horror drama Cold Case have released its teaser on Saturday.

Akshay Kumar's 'The End' set to start later this year

17 Jun 2021

Akshay Kumar's 'The End' set to start later this year

Akshay Kumar is set to make his debut in the OTT world with his web series The End.

Farhan Akhtar's 'Toofaan' streams on July-16, 'great date,' jokes Katrina

16 Jun 2021

Farhan Akhtar's 'Toofaan' streams on July-16, 'great date,' jokes Katrina

Farhan Akhtar took to social media today to announce the release date of his much-awaited and much-delayed sports flick Toofaan.

Vidya Balan dedicates 'Main Sherni' to 'all queens out there'

15 Jun 2021

Vidya Balan dedicates 'Main Sherni' to 'all queens out there'

Vidya Balan is ready to return with a bang via the Amazon Prime Video movie Sherni, releasing on June 18.

'Yet to write,' but COVID-19 centerpoint in 'The Family Man-3'

11 Jun 2021

'Yet to write,' but COVID-19 centerpoint in 'The Family Man-3'

The Family Man 2 dropped on Amazon Prime last week, and fans were pleased with the ending, even if it meant a cliff-hanger.

Netizens' choice: Netflix wins OTT fight against Prime, Disney+ Hotstar

07 Jun 2021

Netizens' choice: Netflix wins OTT fight against Prime, Disney+ Hotstar

OTT media service has undoubtedly received a boost due to the pandemic.

Piracy finds its next prey in 'The Family Man 2'

04 Jun 2021

Piracy finds its next prey in 'The Family Man 2'

Amazon Prime Video gave fans a pleasant surprise by dropping The Family Man 2 a few hours earlier than scheduled.

'Sherni' trailer drops: It's time for Vidya Balan 'to roar!'

02 Jun 2021

'Sherni' trailer drops: It's time for Vidya Balan 'to roar!'

Amazon Prime Video dropped the trailer for Sherni today, and Vidya Balan does a smart job here.

'The Family Man-2': Amazon Prime demands Samantha to be tight-lipped?

30 May 2021

'The Family Man-2': Amazon Prime demands Samantha to be tight-lipped?

Actress Samantha Akkineni, who plays the lead antagonist in The Family Man 2, has been reportedly ordered to not speak about the show by streamer Amazon Prime Video.

'The Family Man-2' anti-Tamil controversy: Raj and DK release statement

25 May 2021

'The Family Man-2' anti-Tamil controversy: Raj and DK release statement

Amazon Prime Video's upcoming show The Family Man 2 has found itself mired in a major controversy, after releasing the trailer.

Rajya Sabha MP objects to 'The Family Man-2' Tamils' portrayal

24 May 2021

Rajya Sabha MP objects to 'The Family Man-2' Tamils' portrayal

Marumalarchi Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam's general secretary Vaiko has sought a ban on the upcoming Amazon Prime show The Family Man 2.

#FamilyMan2_against_Tamils trend, netizens call for boycott of Amazon services

19 May 2021

#FamilyMan2_against_Tamils trend, netizens call for boycott of Amazon services

After months of delay and making fans wait, makers finally dropped the trailer of The Family Man 2 and announced its release date.

'The Family Man 2' trailer: Ready for Raji, Srikant face-off?

19 May 2021

'The Family Man 2' trailer: Ready for Raji, Srikant face-off?

And the wait is over for The Family Man 2 fans!

'Sherni' poster: Vidya Balan's 'fearless' avatar as forest officer intrigues

17 May 2021

'Sherni' poster: Vidya Balan's 'fearless' avatar as forest officer intrigues

Vidya Balan will soon be seen in Sherni, which will be streaming on Amazon Prime Video in June.

What is Amazon miniTV and what can we expect?

17 May 2021

What is Amazon miniTV and what can we expect?

On May 15, e-commerce giant Amazon announced the launch of its ad-supported video streaming service called miniTV which is built directly into the company's shopping app for India.

Is 'The Family Man 2' premiering on June 11?

14 May 2021

Is 'The Family Man 2' premiering on June 11?

It seems like the long-drawn wait is finally over, and The Family Man 2 will drop on Amazon Prime Video soon.

'Paatal Lok' broke my comedic actor image: Abhishek Banerjee

06 May 2021

'Paatal Lok' broke my comedic actor image: Abhishek Banerjee

Actor-casting director Abhishek Banerjee says after starring in back-to-back comedy films, he was scared of getting typecast but his role of the fearsome killer Hathoda Tyagi in the series Paatal Lok helped him break out of that image.

'The Last Hour' set for May 14 premiere on Amazon

05 May 2021

'The Last Hour' set for May 14 premiere on Amazon

Supernatural crime series The Last Hour, starring Sanjay Kapoor and Shahana Goswami, will debut on Amazon Prime Video on May 14, the platform announced on Wednesday.

Trailer of 'Chacha Vidhayak Hain Humare' shows 'Sakht' Zakir Khan

24 Mar 2021

Trailer of 'Chacha Vidhayak Hain Humare' shows 'Sakht' Zakir Khan

Stakes are higher for Ronny Bhaiya (Zakir Khan) in the second season of Chacha Vidhayak Hain Humare, as can be seen in the freshly-dropped trailer.

'Four More Shots Please!' team reunites for Season 3 shoot

21 Mar 2021

'Four More Shots Please!' team reunites for Season 3 shoot

The third season of the popular Amazon Prime Video series Four More Shots Please! has gone to the shooting floors, announced showrunner Rangita Pritish Nandy.

Zakir Khan's 'Chacha Vidhayak' Season-2 to drop on March 26

20 Mar 2021

Zakir Khan's 'Chacha Vidhayak' Season-2 to drop on March 26

Comedian Zakir Khan will be returning with a new season of his show Chacha Vidhayak Hain Humare this month, the makers announced recently.

'The Family Man' season 2 will premiere in February

07 Jan 2021

'The Family Man' season 2 will premiere in February

After a long wait, Manoj Bajpayee-starrer acclaimed web series The Family Man's second season has finally been given a release date.

NZ vs WI, 2nd T20I: Preview, Dream11 and more

28 Nov 2020

NZ vs WI, 2nd T20I: Preview, Dream11 and more

Following a five-wicket win over the visitors, New Zealand will lock horns with West Indies in the second T20I on Sunday.

New Zealand vs Windies, 1st T20I: Preview, Dream11 and stats

26 Nov 2020

New Zealand vs Windies, 1st T20I: Preview, Dream11 and stats

New Zealand and West Indies are set to feature in the first T20I of the three-match series on Friday.

Government considering common code of conduct for TV channels

17 Nov 2020

Government considering common code of conduct for TV channels

The central government is considering a new code of conduct for television channels, the Union Minister for Information and Broadcasting Prakash Javadekar said on Monday.

Digital news, streaming platforms to be regulated by I&B Ministry

11 Nov 2020

Digital news, streaming platforms to be regulated by I&B Ministry

Online news portals and content providers, like Netflix and Amazon Prime, will now be regulated by the Information and Broadcasting Ministry, a notification issued on Wednesday read.

Amazon Prime Video acquires rights to stream NZ cricket matches

10 Nov 2020

Amazon Prime Video acquires rights to stream NZ cricket matches

Amazon Prime Video, on Tuesday, ventured into live sports in India by acquiring the India territory rights to live stream New Zealand Cricket matches until 2025-2026 (both men's and women's cricket, across formats).

'Mirzapur' makers apologize to novelist, promise to edit controversial scene

31 Oct 2020

'Mirzapur' makers apologize to novelist, promise to edit controversial scene

Popular Hindi crime fiction writer Surendra Mohan Pathak had recently accused the makers of Amazon Prime Video series Mirzapur 2 of misrepresenting his novel Dhabba in one of the scenes.

Samsung's latest mid-range phone offers free 3-month Amazon Prime membership

14 Oct 2020

Samsung's latest mid-range phone offers free 3-month Amazon Prime membership

Samsung has launched its budget-friendly Galaxy M31 Prime model in India as a special edition developed in partnership with Amazon.

Samsung Galaxy M31 Prime Edition price revealed: Details here

11 Oct 2020

Samsung Galaxy M31 Prime Edition price revealed: Details here

South Korean tech giant Samsung is planning to launch its Galaxy M31 Prime Edition smartphone in India soon.

2020 Amazon Great Indian Festival: Unmissable deals on top smartphones

09 Oct 2020

2020 Amazon Great Indian Festival: Unmissable deals on top smartphones

Amazon is set to kick-off its Great Indian Festival sale in India on October 17. Under the sale, the e-commerce giant will offer attractive discounts on a range of products including some of the popular smartphones.

'Get Duked!': A rib-tickling mocktail of horror-comedy owning your blues

02 Sep 2020

'Get Duked!': A rib-tickling mocktail of horror-comedy owning your blues

Parents in the UK have a nice way of training delinquents about the hardships of life - that is joining the Duke of Edinburgh Award.

'Mirzapur' Season 2 to arrive on Prime Video in September?

20 Aug 2020

'Mirzapur' Season 2 to arrive on Prime Video in September?

The bad boys of Mirzapur are coming back!